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6 environmentally friendly product swaps you didn’t know you needed

8 million tons of plastic end up in our oceans every day, with kitchen products being a top offender. Healthista writer Taya finds 6 environmentally friendly kitchen swaps the environment will thank you for Currently, 5.25 trillion pieces of plastic are estimated to be polluting our oceans – that’s 46,000 pieces of plastic for every… Read More »

Recruits needed for immunity study

Researchers are investigating the immunity effects of the coronavirus to help inform decisions on vaccine development and public measures to control the virus and are seeking participants. The COVID PROFILE study, led by the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute, will use blood samples of people who had the virus and their close contacts who didn’t… Read More »

Coronavirus: Data needed quicker to target local outbreaks, say doctors

The government must provide vital data more quickly to local authorities to help them deal with Covid-19 spikes in their areas, doctors say. The comments from the British Medical Association follow criticism about the length of time it took to get testing data to officials in Leicester. The city is the first to experience a… Read More »